Parish of the Holy Trinity
St Mary Magdalene St Bartholomew
St Alban St Edmund
Sunday 11 November 2018 Remembrance Sunday
In Our Prayers:
In the Diocese: Colchester (St Barnabas Old Heath) Richard Tilbrook & Jackie Twinn.
In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of Kamango (Congo)
In the world: for the victims and perpetrators of knife crimes currently occurring around the country.
With Christian Aid: Give thanks for Will Aid in November and for the difference legacy donations have made to Christian Aid’s work around the world.
In the Parish: those who live in Rothsay Rd, Rutland Rd, Sandford Close.
The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Iris Goodall, Paul Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Emilda Lawrence, Theresa Lutterodt,
Hazel Maidment, Fiona McGuiness, Tony Osokoya, Sam Ozurumba, Dorothy Page, Les Rowe, Samuel, Tryphena Scott, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Anita Skerritt, Martin Stanley, John Turnpenny, Karen White.
Readings for 18 November: Proverbs 20 28,21 1-4, 7 Revelation 12, 10-12a Matthew 10,34-39
Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Marion Foote, Claudette King & Layla-Jayne Tellis
St Mary’s We will welcome some school groups into St Mary’s this week.
Today will be a slightly shortened service so that we can gather around the war memorial for 11am.
Ann Easter Last Sunday, it was announced in the parishes of St Martin’s, and St Paul’s Stratford that Jeanette Meadway will take over pastoral care of St Martin’s from the 1st February. She will become vicar once the legal preliminaries are completed in due course. Jeanette will be self-supporting and will continue to live in her own home. Ann will return to this parish from the beginning of February. Ann’s leaving ‘do’ at St Martin’s will be after their Sunday Mass at 11am on 27th January. Please pray for both Jeanette and Ann at this time of change.
St Edmund’s Patronal Feast is Next Sunday 18 November. This will be a Joint Parish Eucharist held at St Edmund’s.
Café News – this week Tuesday’s event at Bart’s Café is Stitch with Chris @ 1.30pm & Thursday is Chair based exercise @ 1.15pm a fun, instructor led session which is suitable for all ages and abilities - £2.50. All are welcome.
Bible Study the next bible study at St Bart’s will be on Wednesday
14 November at 1.30pm
Intercessory Prayer Group meets on Sunday 25 November at St Bart’s after the 10am service. All are welcome.
Faith in Schools is also running a Volunteer & Assembly training in their Stratford Shopping Centre offices on 5 November @ 9.15am to 12pm.
On the Way new course starting in January 2019 on Tues evenings 7.30- 9pm at St John’s Stratford. If you’d like to join, please speak to Rev Sue.
PCC and DCC DATES.
St Mary’s extraordinary DCC. There will be a brief meeting today after the service over tea and coffee.
St Mary’s DCC is 16 January 2019 at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.
St Bart’s DCC is 13 January 2019 at 11.45 in the Luke Room
St Edmund’s DCC is 23 January 2019 at 7.30pm
Next PCC meeting is this week, 14 November 2018 at St Edmund’s
Wednesday 10.00 at St Edmund’s & 18.30 at St Mary’s, Thursday 12.30 at St Bart’s
The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 9am Mon & Thurs at St Bart’s, Tues at St Mary’s, Wed at St Edmund’s (9.30am)
The Parish Office is open Monday – Friday 9.30am – 3.30pm
292b Barking Road, E6 3BA. Telephone 020 8470 0011
Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.